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In 2005, researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and the University of California–Davis School of Medicine developed the first new computed tomography breast scanner to reach clinical testing in a generation.

For other important milestones in medical knowledge and practice credited to academic medical centers, visit the “Discoveries and Innovations in Patient Care and Research Database” at (

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